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An environmental summary created by the [[ENVS 560/L Watershed Systems]] class at [http://csumb.edu CSUMB].
 
An environmental summary created by the [[ENVS 560/L Watershed Systems]] class at [http://csumb.edu CSUMB].
  
Roberts Lake is a freshwater lake located in the city of [[Seaside]], and within the [[Canyon del Rey Watershed]]. It was formerly an estuary but the development of construction and fill for local highways removed any saltwater influence. The lake is named after Dr. John Roberts a founder of the city  <ref> See Monterey. Roberts Lake. https://www.seemonterey.com/listings/roberts-lake/519/</ref> The lake provides habitat for local waterfowl, including the rare Heermann's Gull <ref> Herrera J. 2019 April 9 Nesting island to launch Saturday on Roberts Lake in Seaside. Monterey Herald. https://www.montereyherald.com/2019/04/09/nesting-island-to-launch-saturday-on-roberts-lake-in-seaside/</ref>  
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Roberts Lake is a freshwater lake located in the city of [[Seaside]], and within the [[Canyon del Rey Watershed]]. It was formerly an estuary but the development of construction and fill for local highways removed any saltwater influence. The lake is named after Dr. John Roberts a founder of the city  <ref> See Monterey. Roberts Lake. https://www.seemonterey.com/listings/roberts-lake/519/</ref> It is connected to [[Laguna Grande Regional Park|Laguna Grande]]. The lake provides habitat for local waterfowl, including the rare Heermann's Gull <ref> Herrera J. 2019 April 9 Nesting island to launch Saturday on Roberts Lake in Seaside. Monterey Herald. https://www.montereyherald.com/2019/04/09/nesting-island-to-launch-saturday-on-roberts-lake-in-seaside/</ref>  
 
[[Image: RobertsLake.jpg|400px|thumb|right|Roberts Lake. Picture provided by:[https://www.ci.seaside.ca.us/Facilities/Facility/Details/Roberts-Lake-11 City of Seaside.]]]  
 
[[Image: RobertsLake.jpg|400px|thumb|right|Roberts Lake. Picture provided by:[https://www.ci.seaside.ca.us/Facilities/Facility/Details/Roberts-Lake-11 City of Seaside.]]]  
  

Revision as of 13:09, 9 April 2020

An environmental summary created by the ENVS 560/L Watershed Systems class at CSUMB.

Roberts Lake is a freshwater lake located in the city of Seaside, and within the Canyon del Rey Watershed. It was formerly an estuary but the development of construction and fill for local highways removed any saltwater influence. The lake is named after Dr. John Roberts a founder of the city [1] It is connected to Laguna Grande. The lake provides habitat for local waterfowl, including the rare Heermann's Gull [2]

Roberts Lake. Picture provided by:City of Seaside.


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References

  1. See Monterey. Roberts Lake. https://www.seemonterey.com/listings/roberts-lake/519/
  2. Herrera J. 2019 April 9 Nesting island to launch Saturday on Roberts Lake in Seaside. Monterey Herald. https://www.montereyherald.com/2019/04/09/nesting-island-to-launch-saturday-on-roberts-lake-in-seaside/

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